Grants & Funding

Grants & Funding


American Federation for Aging Research and the Arthritis National Research Foundation

The American Federation for Aging Research and the Arthritis National Research Foundation will offer a joint-award of $100,000. The deadline is January 15, 2014. More details can be found here:…

OREF Partnership with American Geriatrics Society

The Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation (OREF) has a partnership with the American Geriatrics Society to support a grant for junior faculty doing geriatrics research.   If an orthopaedic surgeon is awarded this particular R03 grant from the National Institute on Aging, there is supplemental funding required. …

SRS (Scoliosis Research Society)

Scoliosis Research Society (SRS) offers five levels of grants:

Small Exploratory Grant
This grant is designed specifically for new investigators who have a preliminary concept they would like to develop into a research project. The maximum grant award for this category is $10,000.…

PRORP (Peer Reviewed Orthopaedic Research Program)

The Department of Defense Peer Reviewed Orthopaedic Research Program (PRORP) was established by Congress in fiscal year 2009 (FY09) to support military-relevant, peer-reviewed   orthopaedic research. Via Public Laws 110-329 and 111-32, Congress provided $61 million (M) and $51M, respectively, to the FY09 PRORP for a total appropriation of $112M for execution by the US Army Medical Research and Materiel Command.…


PCORI has released its first primary research funding announcements to support comparative clinical effectiveness research that will give patients and those who care for them the ability to make better-informed health care decisions.

PCORI will award $120 million this year for innovative projects that effectively incorporate patients and stakeholders in research teams and address the areas of focus of PCORI’s National Priorities for Research and Research Agenda, which was adopted by PCORI’s Board of Governors at its public meeting in Denver, CO, May 21.…

CIHR Healthcare Renewal Policy Analysis Funding Opportunity Launch

CIHR-UD ANNOUNCEMENT CIHR Healthcare Renewal Policy Analysis Funding Opportunity Launch


CIHR: Evidence-Informed Healthcare Renewal (EIHR) funding opportunity launch – Healthcare Renewal Policy Analysis grants

APPLICATION DEADLINE: September 19, 2012

CIHR has launched an exciting new funding opportunity called Healthcare Renewal Policy Analysis.…


Funding opportunity from the US Army on Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine.
For more information, please visit or Armed Forces Institute of Regenerative Medicine – II (AFIRM II) website at

OREF Grants & Awards

The number and type of grants and awards offered by OREF in a given year depends on available funding.

ORS/OREF Grant Opportunities

The Orthopaedic Research Society (ORS) and the Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation (OREF) share a mission of advancing excellence in the field of orthopaedic research.…

NIAMS Funding

NIAMS Funding Opportunities

New!! NIH Director’s Early Independence Award

Information on NIH Career Development K-Awards

Division of Musculoskeletal Diseases

via Funding.…

NASS Research Funds

NASS 2014 Research Funding Application

To support cutting edge spine research, NASS established and manages two funds:

Annual Research Fund

The Annual Research Fund (ARF) collects money to support research projects each year from applications selected by NASS’ Research Project Management Committee.…